Ella Yelich-O’Connor

Lorde Teases New Song Release; Talks Breakup Tunes on New Album

Lorde, the New Zealand singing sensation, is teaseing plans to drop a new song on Friday (June 6) from her widely anticipated sophomore album Melodrama. Her debut album, 2013’s Pure Heroine was an international success. Lorde, real name Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O’Connor, shared some lyrics to the track with her 4.8 million Twitter followers last night (May 30) on Twitter ....

Lorde Sends Fans Present; Debuts New Song ‘No Better’ (listen!)

Ella Maria Lani Yelich-O’Connor, better known as New Zealand teen singing sensation Lorde released a new single today, her third since her groundbreaking hit “Royals.” Titled “No Better,” it’s a sing-speaky, almost rap style peon to the long, hot days of summer. Apparently down New Zealand way the summers can be brutally hot....

Lorde Finds Teen Spirit Slumming in New ‘Team’ Video (watch!)

Lorde, the latest teen pop sensation from New Zealand, continues to fashion herself as a working class hero in her latest video for her song “Team,” about a close-knit group of kids living on the decaying fringes of a major industrial city. The video is equal parts post-apocalyptic vision and modern-day teen alienation....